SPIRITUAL GROWTH

Work of the eye is done, now
go and do the heart work
on all the images imprisoned within you.
Rilke

"As the light of a torch illumines the objects in a dark room, even so the light of wisdom illumines all men, whosoever they may be; if they turn towards it." – Fo sho-hing-tsan-king

"Just imagine a single day–or a single hour–during which you and everyone you meet in that hour dips and seasons all their words and sentences in their heats before they come into their mouths." – Gail Goodwin in Heart

MOTIVATIONAL

"When opportunity knocks, open the door even if you're in your bathrobe."
Heather Zcshock

LIFE

 

 

“To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children…to leave the world a better place…to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou

“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving” – Albert Einstein

“You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.” – Winston Churchill

“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.” – Abraham Lincoln




LOVE

“To the world you may be just one person, but to one person you may be the world.” – Brandi Snyder

“You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” – Dr. Seuss

“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” – Lao Tzu

“Do not seek the because – in love there is no because, no reason, no explanation, no solutions.” – Anais Nin

“You know it's love when all you want is that person to be happy, even if you're not part of their happiness.” – Julia Roberts

“Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get – only with what you are expecting to give – which is everything.” – Katharine Hepburn

“Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at it destination full of hope.” – Maya Angelou

 


FRIENDSHIP

“Friendship is the hardest thing in the world to explain. It's not something you learn in school. But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven't learned anything.” – Muhammad Ali

“I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends.” – Abraham Lincoln

“We are all travelers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can find in our travels is an honest friend” – Robert Louis Stevenson

“A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow.” – William Shakespeare

“True friendship can afford true knowledge. It does not depend on darkness and ignorance.” – Henry David Thoreau

“Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart” – Eleanor Roosevelt

 




INSPIRATION

“Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path and leave a trail” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” – T.S. Eliot

“You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you, none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.” – Swami Vivekananda

“In order to experience everyday spirituality, we need to remember that we are spiritual beings spending some time in a human body.” – Barbara De Angelis

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill

“Sing like no one's listening, love like you've never been hurt, dance like nobody's watching, and live like its heaven on earth.” – Mark Twain

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